Our Story

Gail Cole
Owner, Designer

Cole Design Associates is an interior design firm based in Wilmington, North Carolina. Since moving to Wilmington in 2014, Cole Design has morphed into a sole proprietorship headed by it’s founder, Gail Cole. It’s historic story over the past 30 years spans public design in the corporate, healthcare, restaurant, hotel, and retail sectors. With the transition to the slower pace of the coast, Ms. Cole now consults with her commercial clients and has added numerous home owners to her portfolio, helping create their personal story within their own private spaces.

...what's yours?

To help create your story, Cole Design works with you to provide a unique plan to approach your design needs. The plan may include space programming, space planning, millwork design, lighting design, finish and furniture specifications. Gail may guide you through purchasing furnishings and artwork with trusted vendors or give you a roadmap so that you may take that challenge yourself.

What Gail knows is that each story is unique. Whether it be in the commercial or residential market, she defines success as listening to your story and matching it with a design solution that reflects your brand, your family, or your own personal journey. You may contact Gail at gcole@coledesignassociates.com to start the conversation.

What’s your story?